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Conquer this short hike up to poets seat tower where you can view the town of greenfield, and the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
woodsnick18
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Greenfield, Massachusetts
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GREAT VIEW

Nice place to go check out the view of greenfield from the top of the tower and also there is... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2019
Joe G
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited in March only to find the lower gate closed. Viewed tower from a distance but did not get to the top. Lots of trash both in the cans and on the grounds. Visit this location in the summer or fall when it appears to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Scott H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Conquer this short hike up to poets seat tower where you can view the town of greenfield, and the Connecticut River over to the village of turners falls. Breathtaking views in the fall when the seasons change, or just a simply relaxing place to read...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank woodsnick18
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Nice place to go check out the view of greenfield from the top of the tower and also there is trails around the tower for some great nature walking.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joe G
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

I read about this spot trying to find places to go on a trip out to Western Mass. It's easy enough to find and a beautiful drive up the hill. The twisty road brings you up to a really cool tower. You can climb up...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank SNUZYQZ
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Didn't know about this place but my son found it after we'd just had a great breakfast at Brad's. A lot of history here but spectacular views after a not to demanding 3 story climb up the steps. Poet was Frederick Tuckerman Goddard. A solitary...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank keyslifer2
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Rarely a car and one good hill can give a person a fair amount of solitude for a thoughtful walk. If you need more time after the round trip you can go across Mountain road to the Sachem Head hike out to a wooden platform...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

I've been going up to the poet seat tower for twenty years for the scenic view especially during the foliage season. never disappointed.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Christopher W
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful views on a clear day. The metal stairs are safe for smaller kids too. There are some rubbish around, but not too much. It’s free to visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank viganiko
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is an excellent day trip for locals. The hike is moderate, the views are beautiful. This is a good trip year round. Bring a lunch and eat at the top.

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Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 4CasaEmmi
Reviewed July 28, 2018

I visit every chance I get when in the area. Very peacful and beautiful view. Perfect for photographing the fall foliage.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Susan L
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